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New York Interesting Facts: Famous New Yorkers

New York Interesting Facts: Famous New Yorkers

Updated Nov 4, 2018

With so many famous people actually living in the Big Apple at any given moment, it's hard to tell who is from New York and who isn't. Here is a fairly comprehensive list of famous people either born in or who are from New York in some way.

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The Rink at Rockefeller Center

The Rink at Rockefeller Center

Updated Nov 4, 2018

Open each holiday season, The Rink at Rockefeller Center is a wintertime tradition and “must-do” activity in New York City for locals and visitors of all ages. As one of New York City’s most celebrated attractions, the rink is located on 5th Avenue between 49th and 50th Streets in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, just a few steps from Times Square and the Theater District.

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Tour Bob Dylan's New York Through Songs, Video and Stories

Tour Bob Dylan's New York Through Songs, Video and Stories

Updated Nov 4, 2018

As Bob Dylan turned 75 in 2017, Gothamist took a moment to explore the music icon's love affair with New York City through videos, songs and stories. As the place Dylan headed to in search of his calling the Big Apple helped shape the rest of his life and exposed him to the musicians, personalities, artists and culture that would forever influence his work.

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Yankee Stadium Tour Review: Exploring an Iconic NYC Landmark

Yankee Stadium Tour Review: Exploring an Iconic NYC Landmark

Updated Nov 4, 2018

The iconic Yankee stadium represents a perfect example of eternal memorabilia. It is not only a great keeper of coveted memories associated with America’s favorite pastime; it also stands for history, loyalty and commitment.

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Tour the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island with Statue Cruises!

Updated Aug 17, 2018

Text, Video & Images By Rachel Gottheil

The Statue of Liberty National Monument is one of the most iconic and symbolic monuments in the world. Lady Liberty stood as one of the first sights new immigrants from the east saw of their new home, as they passed through New York harbor on their way to Ellis Island.

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Exploring the Eclectic Williamsburg Neighborhood of Brooklyn in NYC

Updated Jul 26, 2018

By: Nichol Chery

Williamsburg is an exciting and eclectic neighborhood located in Brooklyn just across the East River from Manhattan. This neighborhood is currently one of the most exciting and talked-about places in all five of New York City’s boroughs. It is accessible via the L train along 14th Street or a very scenic walk across the Williamsburg bridge.

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A Guide to 8 NYC Landmarks and 20 Exceptional Restaurants

A Guide to 8 NYC Landmarks and 20 Exceptional Restaurants

Posted Apr 18, 2018

Start making plans to enjoy the Big Apple today with this easy-to-use guide, which includes eight of the top landmarks and 20 of the best restaurants in New York City!

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The Met Breuer Current Exhibitions and Information

The Met Breuer Current Exhibitions and Information

Posted Feb 23, 2018

By: Sasha Dimitrijevic

As the youngest addition to the Met family, The Met Breuer certainly gives the boldest impression. The Met Breuer is characterized by modern architecture, an innovative layout and contemporary interior design. It is the jewel of a new generation which brings important historic moments into a different light. Located at E. 75th St. and Madison Avenue, this is a must-see destination for both locals and visitors to NYC.

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New York City Tour of The Met Cloisters

New York City Tour of The Met Cloisters

Posted Jan 6, 2018

By: Sasha Dimitrijevic

Tucked into the arms of upper Manhattan, The Met Cloisters bring the breath of medieval times – along with its crafts, customs, architecture and art designs – to life for a modern audience thanks to The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Come along with us on a special New York city tour of this incredible museum!

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